Research Surveys


ICU Hypotension

The lack of consensus regarding an universal definition of hypotension for ICU patients and the need of being proactive rather than reactive towards hypotensive episodes formed a trigger to develop an international survey to map used definitions, treatment and outcome of hypotensive episodes in the ICU among physicians and non-physicians. The aim of this survey is to form a baseline on these topics. Besides, the results of the survey are expected to improve future guidelines, patient care and guide new topics for

This survey is endorsed by the executive committee and the cardiovascular dynamics section of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine.

Target Audience: All NCS Members
Duration: 10 minutes
Survey Closes: March 16, 2020


For any questions please contact Ward van der Ven (


Pending approval from the Research Operations Sub-Committee, NCS Members are allowed the opportunity to post surveys for free-will participation from the NCS Membership. If you would like to be considered to have your survey to be posted, please complete the form below. The submission of the form is required for Committee review. Surveys are reviewed by the Committee on a monthly basis. Following submission of the form you will receive a follow up email from NCS staff regarding whether your survey has been approved. 

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